Matt Hiller


Matt has been an active part of the Gateway family since the fall of 2006 and currently serves as an Elder. He has been married to his wife, April, since 1994, and they have four children: Jonathan, Isabel, Micah, and Will. A Long Island native, Matt graduated from the University of Michigan.

For 36 years, Matt has lived out his passion for reaching lost students with the gospel through the ministry of Cru, where he serves as the International Missions Director for Latin America, the Caribbean, and Africa. His dedication lies in sending healthy teams, both short-term and long-term, to spread the message of Christ.

As part of the elder team at Gateway, Matt is responsible for shepherding the overall health of the church by leading, teaching, protecting, and loving church partners to foster their spiritual growth. This includes ministry through teaching the Word, prayer, and general service, as well as overseeing policy, vision, direction, and finances.

In his spare time, Matt enjoys roasting coffee from around the world and being a driveway mechanic.

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